Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Partly Cloudy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.2 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 12:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage International Airport AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 7pm, then scattered showers between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then scattered showers between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage International Airport AK
 61.19°N 150°W (Elev. 62 ft)
4:04 am AKDT Oct 18, 2021
1pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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